Not only a media player, iTunes manages apps and data syncing to iPod and iOS devices.

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iPhone crashes during restore

I have an iPhone 5s, bought 14 months ago (without Apple Care, so out of warranty). Background Information: Since I updated to iOS 8.1.1, my iPhone has been crashing infrequently, in: Blue screen, ...
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Need help moving iTunes data to updated computer when music resides on NAS

I've had my iTunes collection on my NAS for years which is shared between several computers in my house. Computers and mobile devices can access the iTunes library. One Mac mini is used as the ...
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Moving iTunes music to Dropbox on iPhone5

I have the upgraded Dropbox app but need to figure out how to move the music on my phone iTunes gallery over to Dropbox via my iPhone as I haven't been able to sync my music on my MacBook Air due to ...
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How to configure Apple's podcast app to limit clutter & centralize control in iTunes

I would like to know how to set up the Apple podcast app to remove clutter (on the phone) and centralize all controls on the computer's iTunes client. Basically I am trying to replicate the workflow I ...
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Safari 'forgets' cookies, iTunes requires authentication 3 times?

I'm having some really odd problems with my new Mac, that I haven't encountered ever before. Every time I restart my iMac, Safari 'forgets' all cookies and stored website data, which means I have to ...
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If I stay on 7.1.2 firmware, should I backup My Apps to Itunes?

I have an app installed on my device running iOS 7.1.2. Say I delete the app. In a few months I CANNOT download the app without updating to iOS 8. If I "backup the app" using Sync onto Itunes, can I ...
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Songs not in “Music” but seen in smart playlist created for that artist

I added a CD to my iTunes Library yesterday. I could not find them under Recently Added playlist or under Music. So, I created a Smart Playlist for the Artist and they do show up. When I choose ...
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MacBook Pro4,1 upgrade OS X from Snow Leopard compatibility with iPhone 5S

I've been meaning to upgrade the OS X on my Oct 2008 MacBook Pro4,1 (2.4 GHz, 2GB RAM) forever. I just purchased an iPhone 5S and don't want to get ahead of myself. Three (maybe four) inter-related ...
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Can iTunes now play HD music files in high definition?

A record company is offering free downloads of high-definition music. I downloaded several music files encoded at 24 bit, 192 kHz ALAC. To my surprise, iTunes 12.0.1.26 on 10.10.1 Yosemite imported ...
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Transferring purchases to different store

I made some purchases on the Egyptian store, now i'm on the US store and the items that i purchased is no longer available unless i switched back to the Egyptian store. Is there a way that I can use ...
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what do you do if your iPhone 3 says connect to iTunes? [closed]

I need help I got an iPhone 3 and it says connect to iTunes
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deleting failed itunes downloads

I purchased music on my iPad. Later I tried to download the same music to my power book. The download "failed" but titles are there in faint type in my music library. To tidy up I tried to delete but ...
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iOS 7, iPhone 5C, jailbroken - tried to restore to factory settings but it hangs in iTunes

Even in DFU mode, iTunes recognizes the iPhone. Before you can restore, iTunes makes you download the new iOS 8. iTunes stalls on "Installing 1 update (10 hours remaining)" It's been at this screen ...
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How to restore jailbroken iPhone stuck in recovery mode without iTunes?

I have a jailbroken iPhone 4 running on iOS 7.1.1. I checked Cydia and updated a few tweaks and since that update, my tweak called "f.lux" wasn't working so I deleted it. After deleting it, I would ...
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iTunes/Applescript: get all tracks from (incomplete) album

I try to write an Applescript that would sort playlists by album. That is, a playlist P might contain 20 tracks split on 4 albums (A1, A2…). Each album has 10 tracks, in other words, on this playlist, ...
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Why does my iPhone5 playing songs through my Apple TV times out after three songs?

I want to play songs on my Apple TV from my iPhone5 running 8.1. After about three songs, it stops playing (tested three times). Is there any possible explanation for this? My question is: Why does ...
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iTunes Sync Error -69

Got back from a three week international trip and trying to sync my iPhone 6 to iTunes resulted in an unknown error -69. I have been chatting and talking to tech support for five hours. Restarted ...
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What Time Does My iTunes Gift Get Received To The Recipient?

I've purchased my sister a gift from iTunes for tomorrow (29th Nov) and was wondering what time roughly would she receive it? - GMT
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Names of voice memos wiped after iOS8 upgrade - can I get them back?

I finally upgraded to iOS8.1.1 on my iPhone 5 a couple of days ago. Everything seemed to be fine, but when I went to record something this morning, I noticed that all of my voice memos were just ...
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Stop Itunes from transferring purchases to computer iOS 8

How can I stop iTunes from transferring purchases from my ipad ? I just want to backup everything besides the apps since they can always be downloaded back from iTunes store and I do not want to waste ...
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custom ringtone on iphone5s using linux?

I have an iPhone 5s. I want to have my own custom ringtone on my iPhone. But is there any way to do this without the (really time consuming) way of starting up computer, start iTunes, connect iPhone ...
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How to view an iPad in iTunes over ssh

I want to know how iDevices with the OpenSSH cydia package could be accessed via itunes over ssh. I want to use itunes, possibly with plugins to view my iPad over ssh, with the normal interface. Is ...
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iTunes w/ Airport Express getting Error -15000 on three different Dell PCs

Here's a question that the Apple discussion communities have been useless to solve. I've got 3 Airport Express speakers (bought in 2008, 2009, and 2010) that I used to use for music distribution in ...
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itunes stuck on “waiting for iphone”

So I have an iphone from ebay - it has a blank screen but when plugged into the pc tiny umbrella says it is in dfu mode but when trying to get out of it nothing happens apart from the windows sound ...
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iTunes hangs at “Step 6 of 7. Importing photos”

Everytime I connect my iPhone (4 or 5) to iTunes (v. 12.0.1.26), it begins syncing but hangs on step 6 of 7, "Importing photos".
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Accessing WiFi on an iPhone 3 which is unlocked but has no sim

I have a UK iPhone 3G which I got unlocked when I moved to the states. I used to be able to use it to listen to music (via the Music button, not the iTunes button) fine but now it skips certain songs ...
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Want to dis-associate an Apple ID (for iPad) with my iTunes acct on MBP

I made mistake of using my iTunes account to sync and update my wife's iPad, and used her ID for this. Result, all of her apps merged with my apps for my iPhone & iPad. Got rid of those, but her ...
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Why won't iTunes 12 add movies?

I'm trying to add a movie file to iTunes 12. I've tried dragging and dropping and "Add to Library" from the iTunes File menu, but neither work. The movie isn't being sent to the "Home Movies" section, ...
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How do you import a specific song in to iTunes?

How do I import a specific song, not already in my iTunes library, in to iTunes?
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an entire album is on my phone that doesn't show up on my laptop. i don't want it!

An entire album is in my 25 songs on my iphone. It does not show up in the purchased list when I check my laptop. I tried downloading one song and then swiping to delete it, but it is still listed ...
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iTunes: Move files off a network drive

I have somehow screwed up my iTunes database such that iTunes/iTunes Music Library.xml contains network paths: ...
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How prevent changes on iPod syncing back to iTunes

From the tests I have done it seems that if I delete songs or playlists on my iPod touch and then sync, the song/playlist is deleted in iTunes. This is a problem if for eg. someone else uses my iPod ...
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iTunes: How do I export a podcast as an mp3 to my phone? [closed]

I downloaded a free podcast, I see it in my saved episodes. I want it off of my computer and ported to my cell phone. I am new to this interface, and while I understand there are many ardent fans, I ...
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IOs/phonegap - can't submit to itune - Invalid Segment Alignment

I get the following error after submitting the app to itune: Invalid Segment Alignment - The app binary at 'Envisearch.app/empty.o' does not have proper segment alignment. Try rebuilding the app with ...
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iTunes Store New & Future Release List?

Are there any way to obtain a list of future iTunes Releases, like a list of what is coming out "that week" on the iTunes Store and or a list of Just Added on the iTunes Store, the iTunes Store ...
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Deleting then reinstating music library on iphone 5c

If I delete my music library on iPhone 5c can I reinstate selected music via my desktop outlook when I sync? Reason is I cant load ios8 to my phone as I don't have enough space for it. I would also ...
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Iphone 4s wont sync music put on Itunes from a CD

I have music that i put on itunes from CD's i purchased. They used to work just fine on my iphone, but randomly they do not. After the last time I synced my iphone, all the songs that were not ...
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Sync 2 separate iPhones with same iTunes account, without iCloud?

I have 2 Iphone 5's, one for work, one for personal. I need to keep the contacts and messages separate on both phones, but want to be able to sync the apps. I do not use iCloud, and I never will. ...
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Smart Playlist in iTunes for songs without ratings

Is there a way to create a Smart Playlist in iTunes that will show songs that aren’t rated?
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Inconsistent access to Bonjour services on sleeping devices

This may turn out to be two different questions/answers, but I suspect they're somewhat related. Let's see... Among other things on my home network, I have a MacBook Pro (mid-2010) and a Macbook ...
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Does iTunes 12 work with Mountain Lion?

I have iTunes 11.4 running on Mountain Lion 10.8.5. The iTunes permissions are constantly in need of repair and I'm considering moving to iTunes 12. Can anyone tell me if they're using it on ...
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How can I encode music for the iPod Game “Phase”

I have an iPod nano (3rd gen?) that has an iPod game on it called Phase. Unfortunately I can't link to many resources other than Wikipedia, because they all seem to have died out around 2009. The ...
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Is it bad that I don't have the Apple ID associated with my company's iTunes podcast? How can I retrieve it?

I work for an organization that runs a podcast. Several years ago an employee who no longer works with us set up a podcast page with iTunes. I have tried to figure out the password by resetting to ...
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Can AppleTV stream content directly from iTunes in Windows

Suppose I have iTunes in a Windows laptop. Can AppleTV stream the content from that iTunes directly (as it is supposed to do with iTunes in a Mac) ?
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iPhone, is it possible to recover only one app from a backup?

The latest release of an app I love is completely buggy. Can I recover it from a backup without recovering everything else? My last backup is quite old :-(
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What is causing iTunes to open?

Lately, I will go through periods where iTunes keeps opening itself repeatedly. It never plays anything or loads any files or URLs. But I can't figure out what is triggering it to open. Is there a log ...
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How to transfer songs from an ipod nano to a windows8.1 laptop [duplicate]

My question is completely the reverse of this post as in that the OP is asking for a transfer of files from PC to iPod whereas i want to transfer the songs present in iTunes to windows 8.1 laptop. ...
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iTunes for Windows finds less files to import than iTunes for Mac

On a Windows removable disk, I have a folder called audio jukebox. Under that folder I have a folder for each artist and under each of these folders there are one or more folders each representing an ...
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Why does iTunes and my iPhone not agree on how much free space I have on my iPhone?

Ok so I have a 32gb iPhone 4s that is updated all the way. When I plug it into my computer (PC) and run iTunes it (iTune) will tell me that I have a ton of free space on my phone howeer, when I look ...
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How to play a video file (avi/mp4) in AppleTV?

Suppose I would like to play a video file (avi/mp4) in AppleTV 3. I see two options: play the file in the laptop and mirror the screen via AirPlay on the AppleTV. import the file into the ITunes in ...